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categorization

 [kat″ĕ-go-rĭ-za´shun]
the identification of similarities and differences among pieces of received information.

cat·e·gor·i·za·tion

(kat'ĕ-gōr-ī-zā'shŭn)
A process by which a hospital self-designates providing a specialized service; criteria may be internal or based on national standards. Differs from designation, which is a legal process with external review.
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The central bank is to categorise banks according to markets, regions and industries, which would eventually require different operational guidelines and authorized capital for the banking industry.
Based on LingoMotors' Ordinary Language core technologies, the TurboCat solution 'reads between the lines' to understand the context of the information and then categorises the content, placing it into a uniform structure to make access easier for users.